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Visar resultat 16 - 20 av 51 uppsatser innehållade ordet legend.

  1. 16. Sägen som modell till handling. Mannen, graven och sägnen: En studie om Falks grav

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Sandra Bjärenberg; [2017-06-27]
    Nyckelord :Folklore; Grave; Legend; Legend tripp; Ritual; Tradition;

    Sammanfattning : In the woods of Hökensås, in the province of Västergötland, lies a grave. The grave belongs to Jonas Falk who was executed in the year 1855 for robbery and manslaughter. Falk was buried in unbridled soil but some time after the execution somebody marked the grave with a cross. LÄS MER

  2. 17. “She said she was called Theodore” : -        A modality analysis of five transcendental saints in the 1260’s Legenda Aurea and 1430’s Gilte Legende

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Historiska institutionen

    Författare :Emmy Atterving; [2017]
    Nyckelord :saint; saints; transvestites; transvestism; transvestite; saint marina; marina; marinus; saint eugenia; eugenia; eugene; saint theodora; theodora; theodore; saint margaret; margaret pelagius; margaret; margaret pelagia; pelagius; pelagia; saint pelagia; jacopo de fazio; jacobus de voragine; jacopo da varazze; compiler; dominican; Golden legend; legenda aurea; legenda sanctorum; gilte legende; confessor; martyr; virgin; hagiographies; hagiography; biography; England; Middle English sweden; monastery; monk; abbot; social experimentation; space; feminisation of language; jesus as mother; saint bridget of sweden; saint mary; holy virgin; saint catherine of siena; le roman de silences; silence; caroline walker bynum; sanctity; transcendence; homi bhabha; post-colonial; postcolonial; loomba; hybridity; hybridity theory; gender; gender fluidity; crossdressing; cross-dressing; transgender; laqueur; linguistics; modality; nuyts; medieval; late medieval; late middle ages; middle ages; late medieval period;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores modalities in two hagiographical collections from the late Middle Ages; the Legenda Aurea and the Gilte Legende by drawing inspiration from post-colonial hybridity theories.. LÄS MER

  3. 18. Woman Monks of Coptic and Christian Hagiography

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Madeléne Tjernqvist; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Woman monks; Coptic; Christianity; hagiography; Hilaria; saints;

    Sammanfattning : Woman monks are not uncommon to find in Coptic and other hagiographic literature. They were described to dress into male attire and travel to anchoritic monasteries where they would get a single cell to devote their lives to God through seclusion, prayers, fasting, meditation, studies, and other daily chores, all the while not being known as women by most of the men in their brethren. LÄS MER

  4. 19. O Flower of Scotland : Scottishness in Outlander

    Kandidat-uppsats, Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Författare :Tora Greiff Bergström; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Culture; national identity; nation; Scotland; England; Outlander; myth; legend;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this essay is to examine Scottishness in the television series Outlander, to see if it has the potential to contribute with national identities, despite being a large-scale American production which tends to present stereotypical representations. The depiction is of the Scottish Highlands in the 18th century when the Highland culture was diminished. LÄS MER

  5. 20. "And the legend builds with every telling." : Om Staffanslegenden och dess betydelse för Hälsingland.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Författare :Niklas Kindström; [2016]
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